Daily Archives: 31-12-2017

USE OF MEDICINES DURING PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

Women must be careful about what they consume during pregnancy because many substances cross the placental barrier and enter the bloodstream of the unborn baby. Same applies to breastfeeding mothers. Some drugs cross the placenta, or enter breastmilk easily, reaching considerable concentrations in the fetus/baby, while others do not cross due to their larger molecular […]

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